Online Program

Communicating Across Cultures and Utilizing Cultural Mediated Approaches (Organized by HCWG)

Tuesday, November 5, 2013: 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
This session will examine the use of mediated approaches in cross-cultural health communication.
Session Objectives: Demonstrate how to develop and customize health communication activities for ethnic, racial, and linguistic minority audiences Explain how to engage local and regional audiences using culturally tailored messages and channels

Board 1
Reasons for energy drink consumption among ethnically diverse high school students   
Sara Champlin, MA, MEd and Keryn Pasch, PhD, MPH
Board 2
Cancer diagnosis experience: Voices of Southwest American indians   
Felicia Schanche Hodge, DrPH, Tracy Line Itty, MPH and Fernando Martinez
Board 3
Hepatitis b knowledge and perception of stigma   
Kuan-Lung Daniel Chen, MPH, CPH, C. a. Cohen, MPH, DrPH(c), Changying Wang, MPH, Frances Shofer, PhD and Rosemary Frasso, PhD, MSc, CPH
Board 4
Colorectal cancer screening knowledge in Appalachian Kentucky   
Laurel Mills, DrPH, MPH, Robin C. Vanderpool, DrPH, CHES and Kerry Kilbridge, MD
Board 6
Impacting dietary behaviors of children from low income communities: An evaluation of a theory-based nutrition education program   
Gail L. Kaye, PhD,LPCC, RD, LD, Paul Wesley Branscum, PhD, RD and Julie Warner, MS
Board 7
Influence of sensation-seeking and parental and peer influences in early adolescence on risk involvement through middle adolescence: A structural equation modeling analysis   
Bo Wang, PhD, Lynette Deveaux, BA, Sonja Lunn, MBBS, Veronica Dinaj-Koci, Xiaoming Li, PhD and Bonita Stanton, MD
Board 8
Reaching out to teens with asthma: A consumer-oriented approach   
Anthony D. Panzera, PhD, MPH, Tali Schneider, MPH, CHES, Jim Lindenberger, BS, Marisa Couluris, Dr DO, Carol A. Bryant, PhD and Mary P. Martinasek, PhD, MPH, CHES, CPH
Board 9
Cancer prevention and screening promotion in urban, rural, and frontier areas using traditional and social media   
Janice Swier, Kate Landis, Becky Oberrecht, BBA/MIS and Vanessa Hiratsuka, PhD MPH
Board 10
Cheers to your health: Educating Iowans 50+ about colorectal cancer screening through drink coasters   
Victoria Brenton, Jeanna Jones, BS, Kellee McCrory, MPH, MSW and Jenny Hodges, BS, CHES

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Public Health Education and Health Promotion
Endorsed by: American Indian, Alaska Native and Native Hawaiian Caucus, Chiropractic Health Care